Journal article

Competing for Iron: Duplication and Amplification of the isd Locus in Staphylococcus lugdunensis HKU09-01 Provides a Competitive Advantage to Overcome Nutritional Limitation

Simon Heilbronner, Ian R Monk, Jeremy R Brozyna, David E Heinrichs, Eric P Skaar, Andreas Peschel, Timothy J Foster

PLOS Genetics | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology


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Awarded by German Academic exchange (DAAD)


Awarded by European Research Council


Awarded by German Research Council


Awarded by NIH


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Awarded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research


Funding Acknowledgements

We acknowledge the support of the Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology for an Embark scholarship (RS2000192) to SH (http://www.research.ie/. We acknowledge the support of the Science Foundation Ireland for a Programme Investigator grant (08/IN.1/B1854) to TJF (http://www.sfi.ie/). We acknowledge the support of the German Academic exchange (DAAD) for a stipend for the "retrieval of German Scientist working abroad" (50722682) to SH (https://www.daad.de/en/). We acknowledge the support of the European Research Council for their support by providing a MSC-individual fellowship (GA 655978) to SH (https://erc.europa.eu/). Work in the laboratory of AP was supported by the SFB766 grant from the German Research Council (http://www.dfg.de/en/). Work in the laboratory of EPS is supported by NIH R01 AI069233 and R01 AI073843 (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/oer.htm) and Department of Veterans Affairs Merit Award INFB-024-13F (http://www.research.va.gov/default.cfm). Work in the laboratory of DEH is supported by Canadian Institutes of Health Research grant MOP-38002 (http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/193.html). We acknowledge support by "Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft" and the "Open Access Publishing Fund" of the University of Tubingen. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.